French settlers in Louisiana merged with African Americans, Afro-Caribbeans and others to create Cajun and Zydeco musical traditions.
The first man to fly across the Atlantic, Charles Lindbergh was unprepared for the attention, particularly after his son was kidnapped.
The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.
This film follows the 65 "British soldiers" and 67 "American rebels" who reenact the 1775 Battle of Lexington and Concord.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
The bizarre saga of the Symbionese Liberation Army and Patty Hearst's kidnapping and conversion to her captors' cause.
For the first time on television, God in America will explore the historical role of religion in the public life of the United States.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
Of all the alphabet agencies of the New Deal, none captured the public's imagination like J. Edgar Hoover's FBI.